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John Barrow

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John D. Barrow, a distinguished scientist and popular science author, is Professor of Mathematical Sciences at the University of Cambridge. His bestselling books include Theories of Everything and Impossibility

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The Constants of Nature
The Numbers That Encode the Deepest Secrets of the Universe
Written by John Barrow


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: March 9, 2004
Price: $17.00

A major contribution to our understanding of the basic laws of the universe—from the author of The Book of Nothing.

The constants of nature are the fundamental laws of physics that apply throughout the universe: gravity, velocity of light, electromagnetism and quantum mechanics. They encode the deepest secrets of the universe, and... Read more >
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The Constants of Nature
The Numbers That Encode the Deepest Secrets of the Universe
Written by John Barrow


Format: eBook, 368 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: May 6, 2009
Price: $12.99

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